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Naming method which returns boolean
Joined: May 26, 2004
Jun 13, 2005 02:29:00
I have a method which returns boolean .see bellow
public boolean getDigitalPhase()
Which is a good naming for this method
Joined: May 09, 2005
Jun 13, 2005 02:39:00
isDigitalPhase() should be the correct one, if you'd like to follow naming conventions
Joined: Jan 29, 2003
Jun 13, 2005 07:25:00
You'll see some other grammatical constructs from time to time ...
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Joined: Feb 18, 2005
Jun 13, 2005 08:10:00
Originally posted by Stan James:
...or just about any phrase using (singular) "present tense" verbs.
So getHeight() would return an int or float, but getsHeight() would "obviously" return boolean.
I agree. Here's the link:
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